essential oil definition

  • noun:
    • A volatile oil, usually having the characteristic smell or flavor of plant where its obtained, regularly make perfumes and flavorings.
    • A volatile oil, familiar with make perfumes and flavourings, specially one obtaining the characteristic odour of plant where it is obtained.
    • an oil getting the smell or flavor for the plant that it comes; used in perfume and flavorings

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